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Hui Lau Shan: Now Open in Downtown Vancouver

It was late at night and my friends and I stumbled upon Hui Lau Shan open on Denman Street close to Robson Street. I have been anticipating their opening for a while as the first location in Kerrisdale is a [...]

October 22, 2018 Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Downtown

The Garden Strathcona: Mushroom Bowls and Lattes

The Garden Strathcona is the newest cafe and retail shop in East Vancouver. When they opened their doors a few weeks back, they were praised for their delicious food as well as the abundance of greenery and cute local products [...]

October 7, 2018 Cafe, Strathcona, Vegetarian

Lot185 Cafe and Wine Bar in Downtown Vancouver

Lot185 is located inside the Vancouver Convention Centre West, closest to Jack Poole Plaza. They are a coffee bar by day and wine bar by night. They feature locally-roasted coffee by Moja Coffee, freshly baked pastries made in-house, and tapas [...]

September 30, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Downtown, Tapas

Cafe Crepe: Sweet and Savoury Crepes in Vancouver

Cafe Crepe started out in Vancouver and currently has 4 locations in BC. There are other locations in Santa Monica, Union Station, Toronto, and even Hong Kong. Since their humble beginnings in 1999, they have been sharing Parisian crepes with [...]

September 21, 2018 Cafe, French, Robson Street/West End

Bouchon Bakery: Pastries and Coffee in Yountville

Bouchon Bakery in Yountville California is Thomas Keller’s first and original location for his bakery. This is beside Bouchon Bistro as well as French Laundry a little bit further away. We came here for a snack in the morning before [...]

September 18, 2018 Cafe, California, Dessert, French, Napa Valley

Miss Lina Crepe Cakes: Pastries and Drinks in Richmond

Miss Lina Crepe Cakes in Richmond is another new addition to Alexandra Road for desserts. There have been a few dessert shops in Metro Vancouver opening up that specialize in Crepe Cakes, so it’s interesting to see the demand for [...]

September 14, 2018 Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Richmond

Crackle Creme: Fall Inspired Crème Brûlée in Vancouver

Crackle Creme is a cozy cafe located in Chinatown specializing in crème brûlée, cute macarons, waffles and drinks. As the Fall is almost upon us, they are releasing 3 new crème brûlée flavours – Apple Pie, Pumpkin Spice and Malt Spice. [...]

September 9, 2018 Cafe, Chinatown, Dessert, Fusion

Starbucks Canada: Cardamom Latte and New Fall Treats

Fall is around the corner and there is more to it than Pumpkin Spiced Lattes at Starbucks Canada. I’m always excited when new items are created on the Starbucks menu as it give customers more options and variety. Since the [...]

September 6, 2018 British Columbia, Cafe

Tartine Bakery: Pastries in San Francisco

Tartine Bakery is a go to place in the Mission District. I asked a few people where I needed to go in San Francisco and they highly recommended Tartine Bakery. They are best known for their pastries. There was a [...]

August 29, 2018 Bakery, Cafe, San Francisco

Mazarine Coffee: Lattes and Toast in San Francisco

Mazarine Coffee is a cafe on Market Street serving up delicious coffee and toast. This is my second trip to San Francisco and I had to revisit as I love a good latte and avocado toast. It has a great [...]

August 27, 2018 Cafe, San Francisco

SweetHoney Dessert: Now Open in Richmond

SweetHoney Dessert is a new Hong Kong style dessert restaurant in Richmond. It’s tucked away in a small plaza near Aberdeen Mall. They serve many hot and cold soup based dessert items. SweetHoney Dessert takes pride in preparing all ingredients [...]

August 26, 2018 Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Richmond

Soft Peaks Ice Cream: Now Open in Burnaby

Soft Peaks Ice Cream has opened their latest location in Burnaby on Kingsway close to Crystal Mall and Metropolis at Metrotown. This popular shop got it’s start in Gastown and has finally made it’s way to Burnaby. It’s pretty exciting [...]

August 24, 2018 Burnaby Central, Cafe, Dessert

Stuffies Pastry Cafe in North Vancouver

Stuffies Pastry Cafe is located in North Vancouver and they create delectable treats that are almost too cute to eat. We were invited to check out a few of their signature items likestuffies and cro-tai. Who knew such a cute [...]

August 20, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, North Vancouver

Nana’s Green Tea: Matcha Drinks and Soft Serve in Waikiki

Inside Yokocho Gourmet Alley in Waikiki is Nana’s Green Tea, a Japanese Tea House that specializes in tea-based drinks and desserts. Vancouver has one opening up very soon, but when we were in Waikiki, we had to come for a [...]

August 6, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Hawaii, Japanese

District Cafe and Bakery in Edmonton

District Cafe and Bakery is located in the heart of Downtown Edmonton. I was staying close by and it was highly recommended that I stop by for a coffee and pastries before I ventured off for the day. A day [...]

July 18, 2018 Bakery, Cafe, Edmonton

Tsujiri Edmonton: Japanese Matcha Desserts in Downtwon

Tsujiri is a Japanese-chain for tea-based desserts with over 155 years of history. Primarily focusing on matcha – ground up green tea with many health benefits as it is rich in vitamins and antioxidants. They have matcha parfaits, floats, and [...]

July 8, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Edmonton, Japanese

Little Brick Cafe and General Store in Edmonton: Cute and Cozy

Little Brick Cafe and General Store is hidden in the Riverdale area in a residential area. The old brick house was built in 1903 and has so much character and charm. This is the former family home of J.B. Little, the owner [...]

July 7, 2018 Brunch, Cafe, Edmonton

Starbucks: Chicken Chorizo & Tortilla Sous Vide Egg Bites Review

I love the Sous Vide Egg Bites when they first launched at Starbucks. A third flavour has just been released – Chicken Chorizo & Tortilla Sous Vide Egg Bites. The other 2 are Bacon & Gruyere and Egg White & Red Pepper, [...]

June 26, 2018 British Columbia, Cafe
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